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Could it be something bad if I have scrotal swelling?
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes if hard
Painless hard swellings of the testicle are cancer until proven otherwise.
Hence should be checked out asap. Fortunately most scrotal swellings are benign. Scrotal swellings that develop suddenly and are associated with severe pain can be due to torsion (twisted spermatic cord) which needs to be corrected asap because testicle can be lost if left untreated>6hrs. Or epipidymitis which antibiotics a.

In brief: Yes if hard
Painless hard swellings of the testicle are cancer until proven otherwise.
Hence should be checked out asap. Fortunately most scrotal swellings are benign. Scrotal swellings that develop suddenly and are associated with severe pain can be due to torsion (twisted spermatic cord) which needs to be corrected asap because testicle can be lost if left untreated>6hrs. Or epipidymitis which antibiotics a.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
In brief: Yes
See urologist .This could represent varicocele, blood in area, trauma, or tumor. This should be evaluated immediately.

In brief: Yes
See urologist .This could represent varicocele, blood in area, trauma, or tumor. This should be evaluated immediately.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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